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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

On a visit to a Stirling charity, Scotland's First Minister said the UK's new benefit system is failing those it is designed to support

Service provides essential contact for elderly and isolated

Outrage at sub-standard accommodation homeless families are being forced to endure

Few allegations are ever proven, data reveals

​Founders create innovative way of combating period poverty

Strategy will help refugees integrate

Disability and poverty groups have reacted with anger at the appointment of Esther McVey as the UK’s new Work and Pensions Secretary

​Rangers legend targeted by "bigoted morons"

Volunteers worked tirelessly to reopen before Christmas

Following a year of ups and downs in the fight against poverty, anti-poverty campaigners have published naughty and nice lists ahead of Christmas